Period
to 24 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for REST skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited REST over the 6 months to 24 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 55 74
Rank change year-on-year -17 +19 +25
Permanent jobs citing REST 43 35 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 2.94% 3.69% 2.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.15% 8.22% 5.14%
Number of salaries quoted 38 34 24
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -11.11% +38.46%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,175 £31,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £120,000 £57,250
North East median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +13.33% -11.76% +30.77%

REST is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Tyne and Wear
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 601 426 486
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 41.08% 44.89% 50.10%
Number of salaries quoted 523 380 449
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% - -
10th Percentile £27,000 £22,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £48,075 £55,000
North East median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,018
% change year-on-year +14.29% -2.83% -3.95%

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing REST as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for REST in Tyne and Wear

REST
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing REST in Tyne and Wear.

Salary trend for REST in Tyne and Wear

REST
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing REST in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 24 April 2018.

Salary histogram for REST in Tyne and Wear

REST
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 24 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -11 39 £47,500 +18.75% 13
Gateshead - 4 £40,000 -
REST
North East

For the 6 months to 24 April 2018, IT jobs citing REST also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for REST.

1 30 (69.77%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (55.81%) JavaScript
3 19 (44.19%) HTML
3 19 (44.19%) Web Services
4 17 (39.53%) Java
4 17 (39.53%) HTML5
5 16 (37.21%) JSON
5 16 (37.21%) SOAP
6 15 (34.88%) C#
6 15 (34.88%) SQL
7 14 (32.56%) .NET
7 14 (32.56%) TDD
8 13 (30.23%) Spring
9 12 (27.91%) Git (software)
10 11 (25.58%) BDD
10 11 (25.58%) .NET Framework
10 11 (25.58%) Software Engineering
10 11 (25.58%) CSS
10 11 (25.58%) OO
10 11 (25.58%) CSS3
11 10 (23.26%) Entity Framework
11 10 (23.26%) ASP.NET
12 9 (20.93%) MVC
12 9 (20.93%) Microsoft
12 9 (20.93%) XML
12 9 (20.93%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (20.93%) Microservices
13 8 (18.60%) ASP.NET Web API
13 8 (18.60%) Front End Development
13 8 (18.60%) SDLC

REST
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (13.95%) WebLogic
2 4 (9.30%) JBoss
3 2 (4.65%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.33%) Confluence
4 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.33%) Force.com
2 1 (2.33%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.30%) HTTP
2 3 (6.98%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.60%) SQL Server
2 7 (16.28%) NoSQL
3 4 (9.30%) MySQL
4 2 (4.65%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.33%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 12 (27.91%) Git (software)
2 7 (16.28%) Visual Studio Team System
3 6 (13.95%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (9.30%) Cucumber
4 4 (9.30%) SoapUI
5 3 (6.98%) Jenkins
5 3 (6.98%) Visual Studio
6 2 (4.65%) JIRA
6 2 (4.65%) JMeter
6 2 (4.65%) JUnit
6 2 (4.65%) LoadRunner
6 2 (4.65%) Ranorex
6 2 (4.65%) Robot Framework
6 2 (4.65%) Selenium
6 2 (4.65%) WebDriver
7 1 (2.33%) Ant
7 1 (2.33%) Gradle
7 1 (2.33%) Maven
7 1 (2.33%) Subversion
7 1 (2.33%) Xcode
General
1 6 (13.95%) Finance
2 4 (9.30%) Advertising
3 1 (2.33%) Banking
3 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 33 (76.74%) Developer
2 13 (30.23%) Senior Developer
3 10 (23.26%) Java Developer
4 8 (18.60%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 8 (18.60%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Software Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Software Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) PHP Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) C# Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Principal Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Senior C# Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Software Test Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Test Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Test Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Tester
8 1 (2.33%) Architect
8 1 (2.33%) Software Architect
8 1 (2.33%) Systems Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (44.19%) HTML
1 19 (44.19%) Web Services
2 17 (39.53%) HTML5
3 16 (37.21%) JSON
3 16 (37.21%) SOAP
4 14 (32.56%) .NET
5 13 (30.23%) Spring
6 11 (25.58%) .NET Framework
6 11 (25.58%) CSS
6 11 (25.58%) CSS3
7 10 (23.26%) ASP.NET
7 10 (23.26%) Entity Framework
8 9 (20.93%) XML
9 8 (18.60%) Ajax
9 8 (18.60%) ASP.NET Web API
10 7 (16.28%) Node.js
11 6 (13.95%) jQuery
11 6 (13.95%) Sass
12 5 (11.63%) Django
13 3 (6.98%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (11.63%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (11.63%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (6.98%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.30%) Linux
2 3 (6.98%) Windows
2 3 (6.98%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (69.77%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (32.56%) TDD
3 11 (25.58%) BDD
3 11 (25.58%) OO
3 11 (25.58%) Software Engineering
4 9 (20.93%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (20.93%) Microservices
4 9 (20.93%) MVC
5 8 (18.60%) Front End Development
5 8 (18.60%) Scrum
5 8 (18.60%) SDLC
6 6 (13.95%) Domain-Driven Design
6 6 (13.95%) Open Source
6 6 (13.95%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (11.63%) Coaching
7 5 (11.63%) Test Automation
8 4 (9.30%) Non-Functional Testing
8 4 (9.30%) Test Management
8 4 (9.30%) Test Strategy
8 4 (9.30%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 24 (55.81%) JavaScript
2 17 (39.53%) Java
3 15 (34.88%) C#
3 15 (34.88%) SQL
4 5 (11.63%) Python
5 4 (9.30%) PHP
6 3 (6.98%) Ruby
7 2 (4.65%) C++
8 1 (2.33%) Apex Code
8 1 (2.33%) Apple Swift
8 1 (2.33%) Go
8 1 (2.33%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.33%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.33%) R
8 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.33%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (16.28%) Degree
2 4 (9.30%) ISTQB
3 2 (4.65%) ISEB
3 2 (4.65%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.98%) Docker
Vendors
1 9 (20.93%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.65%) Capita
3 1 (2.33%) Google
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle
3 1 (2.33%) Salesforce.com